Borthwick Catalogue

collection UL17 - Pluralism, Compassion and Social Hope by F. R. Leavis

Zone d'identification

Code de référence

UL17

Intitulé

Pluralism, Compassion and Social Hope by F. R. Leavis

Date(s)

  • 1970 (Production)

Niveau de description

collection

Importance matérielle et support

0.01 cubic metres

1 box

Zone du contexte

Nom du producteur

Leavis, Frank Raymond, 1895-1978, literary critic (1895-1978)

Notice biographique

Frank Raymond Leavis was born in Cambridge in 1895. He read History and English at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and subsequently became a lecturer in the English Faculty there. He moved to Downing College, Cambridge , in 1931 and was elected Fellow in 1936. In 1965 he joined the University of York as a visiting Professor of English.

An influential literary critic, his publications included 'New Bearings in English Poetry' in 1932,'The Great Tradition' in 1948, and 'Nor Shall My Sword: Discourses on Pluralism, Compassion and Social Hope' in 1972.

He died in 1978.

Histoire archivistique

This archive forms part of the University Library Manuscripts collection.

Modalités d'entrée

The archive was deposited at the Borthwick Institute after 1970.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Présentation du contenu

Manuscript text of lecture 'Pluralism, Compassion and Social Hope' given by F. R. Leavis at York, 1970. Written in Leavis' hand and signed by the author, on the reverse of photocopied pages from an unidentified edition of Jane Eyre, 36 numbered leaves.

Accroissements

Mode de classement

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including the Data Protection Act 1998.

24 hours’ notice is required to access photographic material.

Conditions de reproduction

A reprographics service is available to researchers subject to the access restrictions outlined above. Copying will not be undertaken if there is any risk of damage to the document. Copies are supplied in accordance with the Borthwick Institute for Archives' terms and conditions for the supply of copies, and under provisions of any relevant copyright legislation. Permission to reproduce images of documents in the custody of the Borthwick Institute must be sought.

Langue des documents

  • anglais

Écriture des documents

Notes sur la langue et l'écriture

Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

Instruments de recherche

A typescript finding aid, to file level, is available for consultation in the searchroom of the Borthwick Institute.

Zone des sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

Unités de description associées

Letters from Leavis and teaching materials used at the University of York, c.1939-1976, are held by Cambridge University: Downing College Library and Archives (Reference: DCPP/LEA15/1-36).

Descriptions reliés

Note de publication

Zone des notes

Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)

Points d'accès

Points d'accès sujets

Points d'accès lieux

Points d'accès Noms

Zone du contrôle de la description

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service responsable de la description

GB193

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

ISAD (G): General International Standard Archival Description, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2000); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision, de suppression

Created 28.04.17

Langue(s)

Écriture(s)

Sources

Zone des entrées

Sujets en relation

Personnes et organismes en relation

Lieux en relation